Posted on Aug 14, 2023


Injury reported in accident on La Vega Drive in Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - An accident caused a road closure in southwest Albuquerque early Monday morning, authorities said.

The Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office issued a traffic alert regarding the incident at about 2 a.m.  Deputies responded to the scene near the 300 block of La Vega Drive SW.  The sheriff's office reported "injuries of a possible hip fracture".

The northbound and southbound lanes of La Vega Drive were shut down while the crash was being cleared and investigated.